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Disability-friendly Opening for Families Feb 18, 2019 from 09:00 AM to 10:00 AM Museum of Classical Archaeology, Cast Gallery,
A relaxed morning opening especially for children with sensory sensitivities along with their families, siblings and carers.
Ancient History Research Seminar- A New Chronology of Memoria Artificiosa Feb 18, 2019 from 05:15 PM to 06:45 PM Room G.21,
Joe Grimwade (Cambridge) - A New Chronology of Memoria Artificiosa
Classical Archaeology Seminar - From Garamantes to Gaetuli, peoples of the ancient Sahara in Libya and Morocco Feb 19, 2019 from 04:30 PM to 06:00 PM Room 1.04,
David Mattingly (Leicester) - From Garamantes to Gaetuli, peoples of the ancient Sahara in Libya and Morocco
Mycenaean Seminar - Reading Cretan Hieroglyphic Inscriptions on Seals Feb 20, 2019 from 04:15 PM to 05:45 PM Room 1.11,
Matilde Civitillo - Reading Cretan Hieroglyphic Inscriptions on Seals
Twilight at the Museums Feb 20, 2019 from 04:30 PM to 07:30 PM Museum of Classical Archaeology, Cast Gallery,
Literature Seminar - Horace, Odes 1.2 Feb 20, 2019 from 05:15 PM to 06:45 PM Room 1.04,
Tony Woodman - Horace, Odes 1.2
Philological Society Seminar - The Bastards of Cynosarges and the Invention of Virtue Feb 21, 2019 from 04:30 PM to 06:00 PM Boys Smith Room - Fisher Building - St John's College,
Professor Time Whitmarsh The Bastards of Cynosarges and the Invention of Virtue
The B Club - Practical Reasoning and Participation in Plato’s Timaeus Feb 25, 2019 from 04:30 PM to 06:30 PM Room 1.11,
Klaus Corcilius (Tubingen) - Practical Reasoning and Participation in Plato’s Timaeus
Ancient History Research Seminar- Xenophon, Democracy and Law Feb 25, 2019 from 05:15 PM to 06:45 PM Room G.21,
Flo Kipps (Cambridge) - Xenophon, Democracy and Law
Philology and Linguistics Seminar - Early Latin to Neo-Latin: Festus and Scaliger Feb 27, 2019 from 04:15 PM to 06:00 PM Room 1.11,
Anna Chahoud (Trinity College Dublin) - Early Latin to Neo-Latin: Festus and Scaliger
Literature Seminar - Ghosting Tacitus: Pliny and the Histories Feb 27, 2019 from 05:15 PM to 06:45 PM Room 1.04,
Chris Whitton Ghosting Tacitus: Pliny and the Histories
Ancient History Research Seminar- How History Lost its Innocence Mar 04, 2019 from 05:15 PM to 06:45 PM Room G.21,
Peter Martin (Cambridge) - How History Lost its Innocence
Classical Archaeology Seminar - Ideals of the ancient city. The intersect of archaeology and urban planning in Italy, 1860 - 1914 Mar 05, 2019 from 04:30 PM to 06:00 PM Room 1.04,
Sofia Greaves (Cambridge) - Ideals of the ancient city. The intersect of archaeology and urban planning in Italy, 1860 - 1914
Philology and Linguistics Seminar - A Roman 'folk model' of courage: animus and metaphor Mar 06, 2019 from 04:15 PM to 06:00 PM Room 1.11,
Bill Short - A Roman 'folk model' of courage: animus and metaphor
Literature seminar with speaker Barney Taylor Mar 06, 2019 from 05:15 PM to 06:45 PM Room 1.04,
Title TBC
Mycenaean Seminar - Seals and Signs. The Origins of Writing in the Aegean and Anatolia Mar 07, 2019 from 04:15 PM to 05:45 PM Room G.21,
Willemijn Waal Seals and Signs. The Origins of Writing in the Aegean and Anatolia
Ancient History Research Seminar- Themistius and Theodosius: Rhetoric and Religion in Late Antique Constantinople Mar 11, 2019 from 05:15 PM to 06:45 PM Room G.21,
Ben Kybett (Cambridge) - Themistius and Theodosius: Rhetoric and Religion in Late Antique Constantinople
Classical Archaeology Seminar - Regional Town Systems in Roman Italy: investigating the Central Adriatic area Mar 12, 2019 from 04:30 PM to 06:00 PM Room 1.04,
Frank Vermeulen (Ghent) - Regional Town Systems in Roman Italy: investigating the Central Adriatic area
Literature seminar - Thucydides and Homeric Scholarship Mar 13, 2019 from 05:15 PM to 06:45 PM Room 1.04,
Tim Rood Thucydides and Homeric Scholarship
Discovering Generation in Ancient Greece Mar 13, 2019 from 06:00 PM to 07:00 PM Room G.19, Faculty of Classics,
Philological Society Seminar - Classical Culture as Collective Delusion? The Poetics of the New (World) in the Early Modern Period Mar 14, 2019 from 04:15 PM to 06:00 PM Room 1.02,
Dr Maya Feile Tomes - Classical Culture as Collective Delusion? The Poetics of the New (World) in the Early Modern Period.

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Museum and Collections Assistant

Jan 25, 2019

Further particulars and details of how to apply for this part-time post are available online. See web link for further information.

J. Paul Getty Medal

Jan 25, 2019

The Faculty is delighted to report that Mary Beard has been named as one of this year's recipients of the J. Paul Getty Medal. See weblink for further information.

University Lectureship in Classics (Ancient Philosophy)

Jan 24, 2019

Further particulars and details of how to apply for this established post are now available on line. Closing date: 6 March 2019.

150th Anniversary of the Society for Classical Studies

Jan 10, 2019

Mary Beard's public lecture at the Society for Classical Studies, at the annual meeting in San Diego on January 5th 2019, is now available to view online. See here for more details.

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